Portfolio Medical Affairs Manager, Open to flexibility

London (Greater)
04 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2018
Contract Type

Portfolio Medical Affairs Manager, Open to flexibility

GSK is offering a new career opportunity for a Portfolio Medical Affairs Manager's (or Director) role for UK & Ireland Region. If you are keen to take on this exciting challenge and become a member of Our GSK family, your day-to-day responsibilities and accountabilities would be:

  • Lead, manage and develop the office and field-based medical therapy team to help deliver the GSK mission and to ensure achievement of company objectives, such as:
    • Setting business objectives and priorities
    • Driving and shaping the environment to facilitate market access for GSK.
  • GSK values collaboration therefore you would work closely with colleagues across GlaxoSmithKline UK (e.g. Marketing, Sales, Health Outcomes) and the relevant Centre(s) of Excellence.
  • Support ownership and delivery of the medical aspects of the therapy area business plans for the Portfolio Team (i.e. Speciality Care, Classic & Established Products and Pipeline Assets).
  • You would need to provide authoritative opinion on medical and ethical matters to support the team and other colleagues across GSK, enabling the evidence-based use of GlaxoSmithKline medicines and compliance (e.g. ABPI Code of Practice, Medicines Act, and EU Directives).
  • Formulating and implementing short- and long-term medical strategy for optimal benefit to the patient, prescriber and GSK.
  • As the Portfolio Medical Affairs Manager, you would build relationships with key experts and external organisations to ensure that GlaxoSmithKline retains a leading voice in the UK Healthcare industry.
  • Support Clinical Research activities to be acknowledged of changes within the market.

Key Job Dimensions

  • Line management of between 3 and 6 direct reports
  • No specific budgetary control

Application Details

During the course of your application you will be requested to complete voluntary information which will be used in monitoring the effectiveness of our equality and diversity policies. Your information will be treated as confidential and will not be used in any part of the selection process.

If you require a reasonable adjustment to the application / selection process to enable you to demonstrate your ability to perform the job requirements please contact 0808 234 4391. This will help us to understand any modifications we may need to make to support you throughout our selection process.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity.

Application closing date: 31st October 2018

Why You?

Basic qualifications:

  • A GMC registered medical doctor with the right to work in the UK.
  • Relevant therapy area knowledge (rheumatology, oncology or speciality medicine)
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate a team of medical and scientific professionals

Preferred qualifications:

  • Broad Pharmaceutical industry experience or equivalent.
  • Preferably Dip Pharm Med or equivalent qualification and membership of FPP or working towards it.
  • Managing the priorities of different internal and external stakeholders
  • Proactive, self-motivated, self-reliant, excellent communicator.

Why GSK?:

At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

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